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Settling in

 Animal Ambassador Kenny Coogan plays with Sade, one of the10-week-old Serval kitten sisters that has arrived to the Lowry Park Zoo in Tampa on Wednesday, June 18, 2014. The kittens will be have a public playtime from 12-12:30 p.m. daily, weather permitting, in the Asian Gardens section of the zoo. Female servals are expected to be between 20-30 pounds once fully grown and have the ability to jump over 10 feet high.

SAM OWENS | Times

Animal Ambassador Kenny Coogan plays with Sade, one of the10-week-old Serval kitten sisters that has arrived to the Lowry Park Zoo in Tampa on Wednesday, June 18, 2014. The kittens will be have a public playtime from 12-12:30 p.m. daily, weather permitting, in the Asian Gardens section of the zoo. Female servals are expected to be between 20-30 pounds once fully grown and have the ability to jump over 10 feet high.

SAM OWENS | Times

Kenny Coogan plays Wednesday with Sade, one of two 10-week-old serval kitten sisters now at Lowry Park Zoo in Tampa. The servals, which are native to Africa, are expected to grow to 20 to 30 pounds and have the ability to jump over 10 feet high. The two serval sisters will serve as animal ambassadors for the community by traveling for off-site programs and being trained to walk on a lead through the zoo.

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